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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Black Rock is 588. Black Rock, Arkansas is the 12,517th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Black Rock was in 2000, when its population was 713. In 2000, Black Rock was the 11,762nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,517th largest city in the US. Black Rock is currently 17.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Black Rock has shrunk 17.5% since the year 2000. Black Rock, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12512||Oneida Castle, New York||589||-5.9%|
|12513||Plum City, Wisconsin||589||1.9%|
|12517||Black Rock, Arkansas||588||-17.5%|
|12520||Davis, West Virginia||588||-5.3%|
The total voting age population of Black Rock, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 650. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Black Rock are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Black Rock are 97.5% White, 2.1% Two or more races and 0.5% American Indian.
In Black Rock, 19.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.7%. On a per-household basis, 11.9% of families are below the poverty line in Black Rock.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.9% of Black Rock residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.3% of Black Rock residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.6% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Black Rock residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Black Rock is 15.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Black Rock, 10.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Black Rock is $35,365.
In Black Rock, 71.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.1% of housing units in Black Rock.
Of all the housing units in Black Rock, 19.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Black Rock, 12.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Black Rock is $545.
In Black Rock, 79.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.